Knitting Trade Journal has launched a new cross-platform, mobile device app, which will allow users to access key industry news, analysis and information at any time ? even in the most remote locations.
Stoll has launched a new website aimed at giving customers a detailed overview of the its main software tools, all of which complement the company?s flat knitting machines and pattern design solutions.
Industry backing for textile ?centre of excellence?
Scotland?s Johnstons of Elgin is the latest firm hoping to benefit from a manufacturing shifting back to the UK while also backing plans to establish a ?4 million innovation centre at Heriot-Watt University?s campus in Galashiels, which is home to a school of textiles and design.
CAREER OPPORTUNITY: Consultant for Clean by Design Initiative ? Natural Resources Defense Council
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), one of the nation?s largest and most effective environmental organizations, is seeking a consultant to work in its Clean by Design initiative in close coordination with the Council of Fashion Designers (CFDA). ?Clean by Design addresses the environmental impacts of the apparel/fashion industry, with particular emphasis on the environmental impacts of textile dyeing and finishing abroad.